First Year Camp: The 2016 Adventures Begin

The semester is well underway and we’ve had some brilliant events so far! On Friday, 11th March, 96 first years collected in front of Fisher to depart for the adventure of a lifetime (even thought they wouldn’t remember much of it) aka our renowned First Year Camp! The weekend brought with it tales of goon guzzling, cross-dressing, goanna spotting, The Great SASS Invasion and, of course, being covered head-to-toe in questionable substances found only in the depths of Challenge Valley. As many partied on well into the early hours, new ‘friendships’ began to form (based on mutual interests and drunkenness), which we hope will survive for many years to come…

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O-Week 2016 – Dive In

O-Week 2016 was a busy week – First Year Camp spots SOLD OUT by Thursday, we almost sold all of our BBQ t-shirts (the remaining ones will be available at our BBQ next week) and most importantly we had about 600 people sign up for 2016 membership! A big thanks to everyone who came by our stall and congratulations to all the new members who are now part of one of THE greatest societies on campus. Keep an eye out for Aqua Regia, our newsletter, which will update you all on our upcoming events!

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Cirque du Science Revue: TRAPEZE GET DEGREES

By the time Week 6 comes around we could all use a good laugh or two…

Come and support our buddies in Science Revue’s 2014 spectacular upcoming performance: Trapeze Get Degrees!

Science Revue never fails to exhibit some of Sydney University’s most talented singers, dancers, and actors – don’t miss out!

For 3 nights only:

7pm Thursday September 4th – Saturday September 6th
YORK THEATRE, SEYMOUR CENTRE

ACCESS $16
STUDENT $20
ADULT $25

Check out their Facebook event for ticketing information (and remember to click ‘attending’!)

See you there!

Bucky Ball 2014 – Happy Birthday, SciSoc!

We’re getting old – 110 years old to be exact.

Join us at the CBD’s trendy Club 80 proof for SciSoc’s biggest event of the year, Bucky Ball, for a night of flowing drinks, yummy nibbles, and dancing the night away – and what birthday is complete without cake?

We’ve made the prices for this year’s birthday bonanza as cheap as possible so that nobody is left out of this fabulous night.

$50 ACCESS

$60 non-ACCESS

Information on buying tickets will be up on our Facebook event (make sure to click ‘attending’!) (link here)

General Meeting – Week 4!

Brush off those ballot-writing hands and ‘SECONDED’ exclamations because SciSoc is up for a general meeting in week 4!

Thursday, August 21, 5pm, Manning Meeting Room 1 (Middle level of Manning, near ACCESS desk) to be exact!

The function of this meeting is mainly about passing standard model constitutional amendments and to elect 3 executive positions:

-Treasurer
-Publicity Officer
-Welfare Officer

Please take note that ALL executive positions (including the above) will be up for election at the Annual General Meeting later this semester – so if you want a taste of the exec for a shorter commitment before you run at the AGM then this is for you! You will be a part of helping to run BuckyBall and BBQs and possible other social nights!

Link to the agenda 

Join us after upstairs for a few bevvies!

Click ‘attending’ on facebook

Science Revue 2014 Auditions!

FINAL WEEK FOR SCIENCE REVUE 2014 SOCIETY AUDITIONS

(That beaker logo you’ve seen all around campus, yes that’s them, and yes you should audition)

Can you act, sing, dance OR play an instrument? Of course you can. Anyone can! And Science Revue wants anyone (meaning you) to audition for the 2014 show! It’s a great way to learn new skills, hone old ones, and make an instant 70+ friends in the biggest revue showcase on campus! ANYONE can audition, and we take all skill sets, so just come along and give it a shot. We GUARANTEE you won’t regret it.

Event here!

Come to their viewing night, 7pm Carslaw Lecture Theatre 157, to see what it’s all about (new members who mention this email get FREE PIZZA)

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SciSoc BBQ #4 (Week 7)

G’day pals!

Finally midsemester break is upon us! Celebrate the upcoming 10 day break with a sausage or two at this week’s SciSoc bbq at the Carslaw lawns!

Prices are (as usual):
FREE with a 2014 Scisoc T-Shirt
$2 with access
$6 non-access

See y’all there!

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SciSoc BBQ #2 (Week 3)

Hey friends!

We’ve been at uni for 2 weeks now – labs and tutorials are well under way and content might already be piling up. Ease your worries with a sausage or 3!

Join us on the lawns under the road bridge outside of the Carlsaw Building on Wednesday 19th March 12pm-2pm to get your fill.

Went to camp? This BBQ’s a perfect opportunity to reunite with your new mates!

Prices are:
FREE with a 2014 Scisoc T-Shirt (for sale at the BBQ for $10)
$2 with access
$6 non-access

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Labcoat Pub Crawl!

Who said O-week festivities have to be over? No-one did! (at Scisoc, you can meet people/go out/drink too much at any time of the year)! The Annual LABCOAT PUBCRAWL is here again! This time, we expect to see some pristine white, too-bright lab coats gracing the Hermann’s lawns as a few first-years join us for this happy, and adventurous affair!

DATE: Friday March 21st – Week 3!

We’ll start off at Hermann’s from 5-6pm. For the full agenda, check out the Facebook event and make sure to click attending!

Don’t forget to bring a permanent marker and if you wear your 2014 SciSoc tshirt you might find yourself with a free drink – see you then!

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First Year Camp Info

SciSoc’s annual first year camp is fast approaching us and we are pleased to announce that spots have all been filled! If you’ve gotten in your forms and payment we will be contacting you soon about what to pack and what not to pack.

If you missed out on camp or if you’re not in first year then fear not! SciSoc will be back in Week 3 for another tasty BBQ as well as a plethora of social events coming up during the semester (Did someone say Cruise??).

Keep in touch via our Facebook group! and enjoy week 2!